Negotiators are expected to reach a “provisional agreement” Sunday on a deal addressing Iran’s nuclear weapons program, according to the Associated Press.
The deal will be be sent to capitals for review and then officially announced Monday. AP sources spoke on background.
Secretary of State John Kerry publicly noted Sunday that “a few tough things” remain to be decided but added “we’re getting to some real decisions.”
One of the biggest sticking points has been Iran’s demand that the United Nations Security Council arms embargo and ban on its ballistic missile program be lifted immediately upon striking a deal.
Here is some video of Secretary of State Kerry’s remarks in Vienna, where talks are being held.
Here’s another version.
Of course, today’s events are not particularly funny, but a little laughter helps get us through it.